3220 Shawnee Rd
P.O. Box 818
Bridgman, MI 49106

Office Hours:

M-TH: 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
F: 7:30 am - 3:00 pm

Phone: (269) 465-6601
Fax: (269) 465-4631

2017 Holidays
(office closed):

January 2
April 14
May 29
July 4
September 4
November 10, 23, 24
December 22, 25

2017 Meeting Dates:

Board of Trustees
January 17
February 21
March 21
April 18
May 16
June 20
July 18
August 15
September 19
October 17
November 21
December 19

Planning Commission
January 9
February 6
March 6
April 3
May 1
June 5
July 3
August 7
September 11
October 2
November 6
December 4

Park Commission
March 8
April 19
May 10
June 14
July 12
August 16
September 13
October 11
November 8

Why Lake Charter Township is a great place to call home:

  • Great Schools
  • Located close to Chicago, Grand Rapids, South Bend and Kalamazoo
  • Excellent parks and awesome beaches on Lake Michigan
  • A safe, small town atmosphere
  • Taxes and utility rates are some of the lowest in Southwestern Michigan

Please come and visit during the festivals or just spend a day (and sunset) on beautiful Lake Michigan! Click here for more details.


Electronic Recycling Event - Electronic recycling will be available to Township Residents at no cost at the "old fire station" next to the Township Hall on April 22nd from 8:00 a.m. to noon. Most all electronic items are accepted, certain items have a small charge for disposal. Please contact the Township office for more information.

Shredding - In addition to electronic recycling, a shredding service will be available to shred sensitive documents. There is a 10 banker box limit. This is done by a professional service shredded at a truck on site.

Large Trash -Township Residents may pick up large trash vouchers at the Township Hall for April 15th and April 22nd from 8:00 a.m. to noon drop off. Trash must be taken to Republic Services located at 7227 Reliable Path (near the end of Jericho Rd.). This is not curbside pick up. Not all items are accepted, please contact Republic prior to delivery if in doubt. There is no charge for this service for most items. You may also obtain one "anytime" voucher for drop off at other times they are open. Please contact the Township office fro more information.

Water/Sewer Rate Increase - The Township Board has approved a water/sewer rate increase effective beginning with the April billing cycles.

Lake Township Park will be opening April 1st for the season. Come out and enjoy this wonderful park. Pavilion rentals have been open and are filling up. For more information see the Parks page.

Curbside Recycling has started in Lake Township! If you haven't signed up and received a container, it's not too late. Just contact the Township Hall and we'll get you up and running. There is no cost to residents and they pick up once every two weeks the same day as regular garbage is collected. Join hundreds of others committed to helping reduce landfill waste.

Water and sewer payments can now be made securely online! Please see the Water page for more information.




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